Jonathan Wayne Haggard, 37 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said he attempted to kick an officer in the leg while being placed in custody.
Reports said that the attack occurred after Haggard was accused of breaking numerous windows to a home on Butler Avenue.
Police added that he was also found to be in possession of marijuana during the arrest. Reports stated that Haggard attempted to discard the drugs by throwing it out of a window in the home.
Haggard is charged with tampering with evidence, possession of marijuana, criminal damage to property, simple battery against a police officer and felony obstruction.